Commercial Markets

China to fund $230 million New Gwadar International Airport

April 3, 2019

Beijing: The Chinese government has funded $230 million for the New Gwadar International Airport under China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). Chinese foreign ministry spokesperson Geng Shuang expressed confidence over the project’s contribution to the development of the entire region and the world. In the Gurandani area, 26km northeast of Gwadar[...]

Master plan of Islamabad: Easier said than done

April 2, 2019

Islamabad: In the fourth meeting of the federal commission, strategies for the new master plan of Islamabad have been discussed. The first master plan of Islamabad had been laid out 58 years back. There has been no review since then. As a result disorganization and absence of feasible planning has[...]

Qatar to invest in Pakistan over the next decade

April 2, 2019

Islamabad: Qatar Investment Authority (QIA) Head Sheikh Faisal Bin Thani Al-Thani met with Adviser to PM on Commerce Abdul Razak Dawood. Qatar is planning for an investment plan of 10-15 years in Pakistan. With a vision to have a long-term economic and strategic relationship between both nations, the meeting reaffirmed[...]
Ghauri Town

Ghauri Town Islamabad

April 1, 2019

Ghauri Town Islamabad is located in Zone IV of the city, accessible from the Main Lethrar Road and Islamabad Expressway. It is a project of Raja Ali Akbar and Chaudhary Abdur Rehman Company. Surrounded by housing societies like Koral Town, Fazaia Housing Colony, Madina Town and Gulzar-e-Quaid Housing Colony, the[...]

Wholesale market to move out of Raja Bazaar: Punjab Government

March 29, 2019

Rawalpindi: The Punjab government has decided to acquire 427 kanals of Mauza Kaliam land to relocate the wholesale market out of Raja Bazaar, Rawalpindi. The district administration has written to the Punjab agriculture department to start working on the plan. Assistant Commissioner Naeem Afzal and the market committee have decided[...]

Multan Development Authority to auction commercial property

March 26, 2019

Multan: The Multan Development Authority (MDA) will hold an auction of owned property at the MDA head office on April 3. In case of any changes, the auction will be held on April 8, 2019. A further delay will take it to April 16, 2019. Properties for auction include shops, rooms[...]